Subaru will soon launch their new 2018 Subaru Outback midsize crossover. Styling will most likely be the same as on 2017 Outback. Subaru will again offer 4 different trim versions: Base, Premium, Limited and Touring trim. Base and Premium trims will run on 17-inch wheels, while Touring and Limited versions will have 18-inch alloy wheels.
2018 Outback equipment will include heated steering wheel, Starlink connectivity, 6.2- or 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, moonroof and navigation system. Speaking of safety, Subaru Outback comes with adaptive cruise control, automatic reverse braking, lane-maintenance automatic steering, high-beam assist, autonomous emergency braking and steering-linked fog lights.
2018 Subaru Outback engine fuel economy specs
2018 Subaru Outback engine lineup will carry over from current model. 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine will produce 170 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque. Second engine choice is 3.6-liter 6-cylinder unit generating 256 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque. Both engines will be mated to continuously variable transmission (CVT). All models are equipped with all-wheel drive system. 2018 Subaru Outback fuel economy ratings will be 25 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway, averaging 28 mpg for the 2.5-liter engine.3.6R version will do 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway, averaging 22 mpg.
2018 Subaru Outback release date and price review
2018 Subaru Outback release date is set for the third quarter of 2017. 2018 Subaru Outback price will range from $26,900 for base 2.5i model. Premium trim will cost $29,000, while Limited version will sell for $33,650. Top of the range Touring version price is set for $37,300. 3.6 Limited trim will cost $36,300, while 3.6 Touring will be sold for $39,500.